Srinagar: Clashes have erupted between government forces and protesters in South Kashmir’s Litter area in Pulwama district after news of the local militant killed spread in the area.
Locals claimed that government forces have used tear gas to disperse the protesters.
A militant was killed in the shootout between militants and Army in the Pulwama district on Tuesday.
Militants had attacked patrolling party of 55RR Army’s patrolling party in Chowdri Bagh village of Litter tehsil in Pulwama district.
Sources said that the search operations in the area are still ongoing as forces believe their might be another militant hiding in the area. (with inputs from KNO)